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The materials on this page are provided by the Archives, Records Management and Mail Services Section (ARMMS) within DES-RALS to equip King County employees with the tools and resources necessary to draft, review and implement policies, orders or rules. For any questions, please contact

Manual and Other Guidance 

POR Manual (Word)
Policy and Guidance Document Decision Tree (PDF)
Considerations for Review of Expiring Policies and Guidance (Word)


Policy Template (Word)
Policy Checklist (Word)
Required Policy Elements Worksheet (Word)

Order Template (Word)
Order Checklist (Word)

Rule Template (Word)
Rule Checklist (Word)

Review/Comment form (PDF)